The PERSPECTIVES mission is to help organizational leaders achieve extraordinary outcomes.
Our Core Values
Live What We Teach
Through demonstrated emotional intelligence, and employing our deep understanding of personalities and conflict, our clients become our partners. Business relationships are rooted in trust and integrity as together we establish objective perspective, develop plans, and support forward-looking performance.
Communicate Directly, with Kindness and Clarity
We believe the shortest path to the end goal is a direct one. As such, we will say what needs to be heard, knowing it is not always the same as what the client may WANT to hear. Be certain we’ll say it in a way you can not only hear it, but also ponder it, consider it, and take impactful action because of it.
Seek and Honor Diversity
We know for sure inclusion, equity, diversity, and accountability enable unprecedented creativity, decision making, and results. This is why we actively seek-out differing perspectives and collaborate intensely with each other, as well as with our clients, as an essential and systematic method of operation.
Karen Pelot, MBA, MDR
Karen Pelot founded PERSPECTIVES in 2007 and serves as its CEO and lead practitioner. Karen specializes in partnering with executives and high-potential leaders to eliminate the gaps between vision and strategic, goal-achieving execution. Whether coaching, facilitating strategic planning, mediating, or speaking, empowering clients to remove the barriers to achieving individual and organizational goals is her professional passion.
Karen is a Florida Supreme Court certified mediator, holds a Master’s Certification in executive and organizational coaching, and is credentialed by the International Coaching Federation. She holds master’s degrees in business administration and dispute resolution. Prior to founding PERSPECTIVES, Karen served as a senior corporate leader with three Fortune 100 companies in the financial services industry, where she developed and led Special Investigation Organizations. Her leadership success and in-depth understanding of human behaviors, combined with her experience as a professional mediator, have equipped Karen with unique insights and qualifications for objectively assessing individuals and organizations, while partnering with clients to identify and implement solutions to achieve their goals.
Karen currently serves as the president of the board for the Always Wear Your Seatbelt Foundation and on the board of directors for the U.S. Christian Chamber.
Tee-Ta Walker, MBA
As our Business Operations Director, Tee-Ta is the hub and producer of all things research, analysis, and creative. Everything Tee-Ta touches is infused with vigor and passion. Her purpose in business is to take the foundational “what we do” and continually expand it, evolve it, scale it, and optimize it.
Hailing from Seattle (but now a bonified Floridian), Tee-Ta ALWAYS makes certain the coffee cups are full!
PERSPECTIVES has sought diversity in backgrounds and expertise to curate an exceptional panel of highly credentialed experts in the fields of:
- Workplace conflict resolution / mediation
- Executive and High-Potential Leadership Coaching
- Meeting Facilitation
- Organizational Development
- Strategic Planning and Implementation Facilitation
- Speaking and Group Training
The PERSPECTIVES professionals serve as independent contractors, selected by Karen Pelot to best fulfill specific client needs.